Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Tag: diving

Kavanagh Makes a Comeback: Wins State Diving Crown After Two-Year Hiatus from High School Competition

Greta Kavanagh was a brand new name on the IHSA diving championships, but her state title was a protracted time coming. Kavanagh made a mark on the scene as a Loyola Academy freshman, placing fourth on the sectional in 2020, with due to the COVID-19...

Teen’s progress, positivity inspires just weeks after diving accident

Pato Gilchrist is a local young man whose life changed after one dive into the lake. He’s not alone. The injuries rise as summertime temps send people to pools and beaches. You can see Part 1 of his story here. Paralyzed but determined to walk...

Teen, paralyzed in water accident, warns others of the dangers of diving

Every year as the weather warms up and people go to pools and beaches, injuries rise. The first nice day of this year’s Spring was the last time a young man stood on his own. A diving accident left him paralyzed. But he is determined to walk...